UBM Live cancels Event UK

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UBM Live’s Event UK has been cancelled following post-show market research. The company claims cancelling Event UK will allow it to devote more resources to its flagship event, International Confex.“We want to ensure that our products are the best that they can be,” said UBM portfolio director Jonny Sullens, “and while a lot of business was undertaken on the show floor, exhibitors and visitors would be better served by one leading industry event that has the resources behind it to up the ante every year to meet changing demands.”“We're also proud of our continuing role in supporting the industry,” he continued, “and in the face of government budget cuts, our exhibitors will get more from Confex if they are not required to split their annual exhibiting budgets between many shows.” Any comments? Email mtrudeau@mashmedia.net
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